Sep 21, 2011 3:00pm EDT
million americans are jobless. an economic disaster for major swaths of the country. in michigan, frirngs unemployment is at more than 11% right now. joining me now, the former governor of michigan. and co-author of a governor's story. the fight for jobs. you were governor from 2002 to 2010. your state seeing what? 14% unemployment at its worts worst. you've come now. now at 11%, a three-point drop. you write a jobs here. what specific solution for michigan would you say could be translated across the country here? >> we tried everything that the supply siders would want. we cut taxes, we cut government. we were the in the country relative to size. what did work was the ability to team with the businesses, partnering in investment in key priorities. for example, obviously the investment in the intervention by the obama administration in the auto industry was key. they also provided us with the ability to create new sectors. creating a lithium ion batteries. >> we are now one of the leaders in the world. >> but they're flethreatening t pay for the emergency disasters. if you cut that kind
Sep 26, 2011 3:00pm EDT
no better up north, pulling just 17% to mitt romney's in michigan's straw poll. perhaps it has something to do with the less than superlative debate performance. >> the shape of a man likes to attack mid-romney as a flip flopper. >> this is when you normally get tired and confused. >> not tonight. i'm ready. the romney city was for, against obama care. >> is it the mitt romney on the side against the second amendment before he was for the second amendment before he was before the social programs from the standpoint of he was for -- >> with each successive debate it agrees more urgent. is this the best they've got? after five straw polls and five winners, why are republicans finding it difficult to put for the a front-runner. if this is a golden opportunity to defeat a vulnerable president obama, why are not more heavy weights jumping in. where are the big shots? what about the massachusetts maverick scott brown and senator from the bay state? wisconsin senator ron johnson and south dakota. i'm starting to miss john mccain. the real will he or won't he fervor is around the popular new jer
Sep 27, 2011 3:00pm EDT
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Sep 30, 2011 3:00pm EDT
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Sep 1, 2011 3:00pm EDT
center in michigan told the employees and now more sectors in the health care industry are forcing both adults and children to be vaccinated and now we is a discussion of whether that is trampling our individual rights. we are joined by dr. nancy snyderman and our own medical journalist. you are a supporter of vaccines, aren't you, nancy snyderman? >> yes. the companies want you to be healthy and when you want the bottom line to be profitable, and if you don't show up, it is critical. if you are a doctor or nurse, you have a moral responsibility not to add to someone's disease burden and if you decide not to be vaccinated and you put a patient in harm's way that is an egregious moral fault. >>> jamie, an influenza vaccination has been recommended, but from a league al stanpoint s there something wrong with imposing a rule on employees? >> well, we are a country in which a individual has a right to his or her body, and the constitution recognizes that right. the 4th amendment right of being free of unreasonable searches and seizures and our right to privacy, but all of that goes to the r
Sep 14, 2011 3:00pm EDT
. and many trips to pennsylvania and michigan. states that will be vital. where he tries to hit that sweet spot between policy, his jobs package that he's trying to push, and politics. the mexico he's trying to win 14 months hence. >> mike viqueira, as ever, a brilliant dissection. thank you for joining us. >>> coming up, enhanced -- soifrl just before that, and be sure to tune in tonight for the ed show where my colleague ed schultz will take his driving program to a place badly in need. toledo, ohio. that's starting at 10:00 p.m. eastern. >>> coming up, enhanced interrogation, mr. cheney? not so fast. we're joined by a former fbi agent who danced with al qaeda and says it doesn't work. [ male announcer ] where exactly is your road to happiness? ♪ on a beach? on a mountain? or wherever you happen to be... the first step on that road may well be... a bowl of soup. delicious campbell's soups fill you with vegetable nutrition, farm-grown ingredients, energy, and can help you keep a healthy weight. putting you on the road to happiness. bon voyage. campbell's -- it's amazing what soup can do